Draft PPP policy proposes an autonomous Public Private Partnership Agency under MoF

PPP Project lifecycle PPP Policy A key component of the draft Public Private Partnership policy (see page 1 main story) is the Public Private Partnership Agency (PPPA) to be established More...

Tenancy Bill aims to give tenant and house owner equal rights

The joint sitting of the Parliament passed the Tenancy Bill 2014, with a vote of 66 to two with four abstaining. The chairperson of the joint committee, Karma Tenzin, said that More...

Public Debt projected to increase over the years

The total debt projection for the period 2013-2014 and 2017-2018 shows an increasing trend. By the end of the period, the public debt figure is projected to be Nu 258.78 bn. More...

Six day Royal Visit to Haa

\His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen are arrived in Thimphu on 17th May evening after a 6-day Royal Visit to Haa Dzongkhag. During the visit, His Majesty The King More...

Historic Chorten restored as part of 60th anniversary celebrations

About one hundred people consisting of dzongkhag officials, monks and the people of Kawang joined Lyonchhen Tshering Tobgay and Home Minister Lyonpo Damcho Dorji, to undertake More...

Govt’s central school project questioned

During the question hour of the National Assembly on May 22, the Member of Parliament, Nangnong-Shumar, Dechen Zangmo, asked More...

Annual crime conference focuses on analyzing, understanding and fighting crime

The Annual Crime Conference for Superintendents of Police (SPs) and Director of Training Institute, Royal Bhutan More...

Public Private Partnership

The government’s expansive and detailed draft Public Private Partnership (PPP) policy is unique in that it...

A meaty issue

After all the debates and discussion it now emerges that the government is not going to...

An electric decision

Every government has some idiosyncrasy or the other. The previous government had a few of them...

Sorry State of Lhakhang Karpo and Merciful Ap Chundu

Haa doesn’t have a Dzong, Lhakhang Karpo is still on the ground, Prime Minister is from Haa, Foreign Minister More...

Bumchu Talozam and the Spiritually Copyrighted Songs

First, congratulations to Au Kencho Wangdi for successfully running four seasons of Druk Super Star singing contests and discovering many national..

What Can Bhutan Learn From the Nepal Earthquake?

The Earthquake in Nepal on April 25, 2015 measuring 7.9 magnitude almost flattened the populated city of Kathmandu. As I watched..

To be a digital storyteller

The Youth Media Center (YMC) in collaboration with Department of Information and Media, Ministry of Information More...

World Health Day to highlight food safety

The World Health Day – 2015, under the theme ‘From Farm to Plate, Make Food Safe’ will be celebrated in Phuentsholing..

NC passes LG Entitlement Bill of Bhutan

The Upper House passed the Local Government Entitlement Bill of Bhutan, 2014 as proposed by the Good Governance Committee of National..

Government to fund World Cup qualifying matches

The government is set to sponsor the second round of World Cup qualifying match after the fund release has been included..

Broke Indian discoms and GoI power production plans pose questions on Bhutan’s unlimited hydropower market pitch

Bhutanese officials say no reason to worry The financial viability and sustainability of Bhutan’s 10,000 MW hydro project construction plans and..

Draft PPP policy proposes an autonomous Public Private Partnership Agency under MoF

PPP Policy A key component of the draft Public Private Partnership policy (see page 1 main story) is the Public Private..